SQL Server Administrator DBA - London

Job Title: SQL Server Administrator DBA - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Reference: BBBH19039_1538657059
Contact Name: Lucyna Szypula
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 04, 2018 13:44

Job Description

An Energy sector company based in central London is looking for a SQL DBA. You will join their IT team to support the existing database.


  • To deliver 2nd line support to the companies Microsoft SQL Farm of database servers.
  • Creating, backing up, restoring databases, creating and running stored procedures for SQL, troubleshooting existing database issues and ensure database consistency.

Daily tasks will include:

  • Index and Statistics Maintenance and DBCC checks on Production and Test databases
  • Review monitoring and alert systems for failures and warnings
  • Investigate SQL Agent job failures and resolve the issues
  • Investigate and resolve database Locking and Blocking issues
  • Creating tickets and following through with escalation and to resolution for any issues found
  • Ensuring SQL clustering and Always-On Availability Replicas are healthy
  • Security Adding Logins and Users and granting server and database access.
  • Scripted backup and restore of databases
  • Installation, configuration and patching of Microsoft SQL, SSAS and SSIS
  • Running SQL scripts on databases
  • Creating, Amending and Running stored procedures


  • Experience of Microsoft SQL services.MS SQL 2008 R2, MS SQL 2012, MS SQL 2014, MS SQL 2016.
  • Experience within SQL Server Analysis Services, Reporting Services and Integration will be beneficial